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[texts]The burning light, action and organizing in the Mexican community in California : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1982 - Galarza, Ernesto, 1905-

Keywords: Mexican Americans -- California; Mexican Americans -- Education California; Agricultural laborers -- California
Downloads: 514
[texts]The Brentwood plan for agricultural labor : oral history transcript / and related material, 1962-1963 - Miller, John A., 1893- ive
Comments on career as Contra Costa Co. sheriff; labor agitation among fruit pickers (1934-35); the operation of the Brentwood plan for registering farm laborers; the LaFollette Committee hearings (1939). Photographs inserted
Keywords: Agricultural laborers -- California; Agriculture -- California; Contra Costa County (Calif.) -- Sheriff
Downloads: 321
[texts]Fifty years of grassroots social activism : oral history transcripts / 1987-1990 (Volume 02) - Wyckoff, Florence Richardson, 1905-
Vol. 2
Keywords: Migrant agricultural laborers -- California; Poverty -- California; Public health -- California; Berkeley (Calif.) -- History
Downloads: 468
[texts]Fifty years of grassroots social activism : oral history transcripts / 1987-1990 (Volume 01) - Wyckoff, Florence Richardson, 1905-
Vol. 1
Keywords: Migrant agricultural laborers -- California; Poverty -- California; Public health -- California; Berkeley (Calif.) -- History
Downloads: 500
[texts]Fifty years of grassroots social activism : oral history transcripts / 1987-1990 (Volume 3) - Wyckoff, Florence Richardson, 1905-

Keywords: Migrant agricultural laborers -- California; Poverty -- California; Public health -- California; Berkeley (Calif.) -- History
Downloads: 481
[audio]John Sanchez oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Former agricultural worker; recalls killing of unionists by growers in Pixley, California, during 1933 Central Valley cotton strike; describes harsh living and working conditions of Central Valley's Mexican American cotton pickers, 1930s, and impact of mechanization, 1938-1941; employed as Richmond shipyard worker, World War II, then union molder, and finally International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers member with PG&E.Collection Guide: John ...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Agricultural laborers--California--1930-1940; Agricultural laborers--California--San Joachin Valley; Migrant labor--California--San Joachin Valley; Migrant labor--California--1930-1940; Strikes and lockouts--Agricultural laborers--California; World War, 1939-1945--California; International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers; San Francisco (Calif.); San Francisco Bay Area; San Joachin Valley
Downloads: 3
[audio]Caroline Decker Gladstein oral history - Cobble, Sue
Description: Sound recording of Sue Cobble's 1976 interviews with Caroline Decker Gladstein documenting her experiences as a Communist Party activist and labor organizer in the 1920s and 1930s across the United States. Topics include: the 1931 Harlan County, Kentucky, coal miners' strike; Communist organizing campaigns in Kentucky, Pennsylvania, and California; the Cannery and Agricultural Workers Industrial Union; and farm workers' strikes in California...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Strikes and lockouts--Agricultural laborers--California; Strikes and lockouts--Coal mining--Kentucky--Harlan County; Cannery & Agricultural Workers Industrial Union; Communist Party of America
Downloads: 52
[texts]Activist in the radical movement, 1930-1960, the International Labor Defense, the Communist Party : oral history transcript / and related material, 1976-1980 - McCormick, LaRue, 1909- ive

Keywords: International Labor Defense (Los Angeles, Calif.); Communist Party of the United States of America (Calif.); Women in politics -- United States; Radicalism -- California; Agricultural laborers -- California
Downloads: 859
[audio]Politics, farming, and the Progressive party in California: oral history with Philip Bancroft - Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley
Description: Recollections of his father, Hubert H. Bancroft; his early law practice in San Francisco; his interest in politics- particularly the graft prosecution in San Francisco, the gubernatorial campaign of 1910, the start of the Progressive Party, and his 1938 campaign as Republican candidate for U.S. senator; his experiences fruit and nut farming in Walnut Creek- with marketing cooperatives, farmer organizations (including the Associated Farmers) and attempts by unions to organize farm la...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Bancroft, Philip, 1881-1975; Bancroft, Hubert Howe, 1832-1918; Progressive Party; Republican Party (Calif.); Lawyers--California--San Francisco; Agriculture--California; Cooperation--California; Agricultural laborers--California; California--Politics and government
Downloads: 11
[audio]Perley Payne oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Abraham Lincoln Brigade Veteran. Discusses growing up in a pioneer farming family in the Santa Clara Valley; agricultural and orchard work in the 1930s, including labor conditions for bindlestiffs and itinerant agricultural laborers; organizing cannery workers in Campbell. Discusses being recruited to go fight in the Spanish civil war as an Abraham Lincoln Brigade volunteer; attitudes toward "premature anti-fascists" when they returned home; work...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Agricultural laborers--California--Santa Clara Valley; Migrant labor--California--Santa Clara Valley; Cannery workers--California; Spain. Eje_rcito Popular de la Repu_blica. Abraham Lincoln Battalion; Spain--History--Civil War, 1936-1939--Participation, American; World War, 1939-1945--California--San Francisco Bay Area; Abraham Lincoln Brigade; San Francisco Bay Area; Santa Clara Valley (Calif.)
Downloads: 3
[audio]Faith Craig Petric oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Activist and folk singer; describes her social work with poor and migrant farm workers, 1930s and 1940s; her time as a shipfitter during World War II; her longtime affiliations with the I.W.W., the California State Employees Association, the San Francisco Folk Music Club, and the Freedom Song Network; her career as a folk singer; and her life as a single mother, feminist, and committed leftist...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Agricultural laborers--California--1930-1940; Folk singers--California--San Francisco Bay Area--Interviews; Migrant labor--California--1930-1940; World War, 1939-1945--Women--California; California State Employees' Association; Industrial Workers of the World; San Francisco Folk Music Club; San Francisco Bay Area
Downloads: 5
[texts]Cotton, irrigation, and the AAA : transcript, 1962-1966 - Camp, Wofford B. (Wofford Benjamin), 1894-

Keywords: United States. Office of Experiment Stations; University of California (1868-1952). College of Agriculture; Bank of America; United States. Agricultural Adjustment Administration; Associated Farmers (Organization); Agriculture -- California; Cotton growing -- California; Cotton manufacture -- California; Agricultural laborers -- California; Potatoes; Irrigation -- California; Water resources development -- California; San Joaquin Valley (Calif.)
Downloads: 988
[texts]The Governor's Office under Edmund G. Brown, Sr. : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1981 - Bancroft Library. Regional Oral History Office

Keywords: Brown, Edmund G. (Edmund Gerald), 1905-1996; Unruh, Jesse, 1922-1987; Chessman, Caryl, 1921-1960; California. Governor; National Farm Labor Union (U.S.); California Democratic Council; Agricultural laborers -- California; Civil rights -- California; Apportionment (Election law) -- California; Watts Riot, Los Angeles, Calif., 1965; California -- Politics and government
Downloads: 825
[texts]Oral history interview with Roy Greenaway, 1990-1991 : oral history transcript / 1993 - Greenaway, Roy, 1929- ive

Keywords: Democratic Party (U.S.); Democratic Party (Calif.); United Farm Workers; California Democratic Council; Presidents -- United States Election 1952; Presidents -- United States Election 1960; Water rights -- California; Migrant agricultural laborers -- California; United States -- Politics and government 1945-1989; California -- Politics and government 1951-; United States -- Politics and government 1989-1993
Downloads: 633
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